Side Dishes


Chicken suya
May 19, 2016

Chicken suya

One of the fastest meals I make for lunch on a busy day is chicken suya. Chicken breast is one of the fastest cooking proteins and is an easy way to ensure you are eating a proper meal even though you have very little time to put it together. I work at a restaurant and sometimes it gets very challenging having to eat “healthy” with all the other food around. One way I have found to curb my appetite and stay on track for my health goals is to......

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Sausage and Peppers
February 02, 2016

Sausage and Peppers

A few weeks ago, I had a few friends over for brunch on a beautiful Saturday morning; we had an amazing time with our friends and their beautiful daughter but the most important thing was...


July 08, 2014

Jerk chicken + Plantain crisps

Jamaican jerk chicken recipe! yay! but first I miss my blog! I miss having time to actually write on here and then follow up with my readers via comments + blog-hop! I miss the days...


March 06, 2014

Moi Moi pops!

Hello guys this is mostly a picture post to give you an idea the kinds of things I create when I am away from this page for days at a time. Whether I am catering...


November 18, 2013

Scalloped Potatoes

  A few weeks ago my friends “bullied” me into making them lunch after church and I needed something I could make really quickly after church but was tasty! I remembered I had not made...


August 19, 2013

Gizdodo | An Update

I already have this recipe on this blog but I felt the need to write about it again because 1,  I have better pictures now, and 2, I realized I can actually make a meal...


June 28, 2013

Homemade Nkwobi

A few weeks ago on one of my numerous outings to the African store, I found some ugba and was very excited because it meant I could finally make nkwobi for my blog! I was...


June 17, 2013

African salad | Abacha

A few weeks ago I was in Chicago for a friends wedding. I helped cater the wedding and had to make a quick run to the African food store to get some ingredients. When i...


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